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receptaclenoun [C]

 us   /rɪˈsep·tə·kəl/ fml
a ​container for ​holding things or that you can put things in: a ​trash receptacle
(Definition of receptacle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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receptaclenoun [C]

uk   us   /rɪˈsep.tə.kl̩/ formal
a ​container used for ​storing or putting ​objects in: Residents are given four ​separate receptacles fortheirrubbish.
(Definition of receptacle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “receptacle”
in Korean 그릇, 용기…
in Arabic وِعاء, حاوِية…
in Malaysian bekas khas…
in French récipient…
in Chinese (Traditional) 容器, 貯存器, 儲藏器…
in Italian recipiente…
in Spanish receptáculo, recipiente…
in Vietnamese đồ đựng…
in Portuguese receptáculo, recipiente…
in Thai ภาชนะที่ใส่…
in German der Behälter…
in Catalan recipient…
in Japanese 容器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 容器, 贮存器, 储藏器…
in Indonesian wadah…
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